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Dog Whispering: 2 Common Misconceptions

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Dog Whispering: 2 Common Misconceptions
Dog whispering is a training method, or more accurately, it is a training philosophy that incorporates a lot of different methods and techniques.

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Why does my dog eat grass?

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Why does my dog eat grass?
One theory is that the dog may have an upset stomach, and so eats the grass blades which then irritate the digestive system and causing vomiting to happen. Another theory is that the dogs are eating grass to mimic a "lost nutrient" of their ancestors found usually by hunting and then eating the contents of the stomachs of herbivores. A third theory is that dogs just do it because to them, it's fun and they can.

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Separation Anxiety In Dogs: Some Solutions

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Separation Anxiety In Dogs: Some Solutions
You can find everything from doggy psychiatrists to aromatherapy for treating separation anxiety in dogs. Here are some tips you could try addressing the behaviour through training.

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Does Your Dog have the Habit of Nipping & Biting?

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Does Your Dog have the Habit of Nipping & Biting?
It is important for you to understand how much and what type of biting is acceptable and expected for your dog.

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How to Ease Your Dog's Fear of Scary Noises

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How to Ease Your Dog's Fear of Scary Noises
Booms, cracks, and pops that seem harmless to you may sound like the end of the world to your furry friend. If your dog shakes and trembles during storms, or hides under the bed every Fourth of July, here are some steps you can take to help.

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